Our mission is to combine medical, scientific and technology skill-sets to discover new approaches to combat infectious disease outbreaks. We do this by listening to both patients and their healthcare providers to better prioritize problems and reveal unanticipated durable solutions.


MotoMeds is a pediatric call center and mobile pharmacy service working to prevent pre-emergent illnesses such as fever and diarrhea from transitioning into emergencies during the night.

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Outbreak Responder App

Outbreak Responder is a clinical decision-support and epidemiology platform for the management of diarrheal disease outbreaks.

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Current Projects

Learn how we combine medical, scientific and technology to combat infectious disease outbreaks.


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